South Africa's Zuma to face corruption charges

Activists laud Zuma's expected court appearance even as some South Africans claim former president is being victimised.

Jacob Zuma set to appear in court over corruption charges

Inside Story

The legacy of South Africa's Winnie Mandela

Anti-apartheid campaigner and ex-wife of country's first President Nelson Mandela died on Monday aged 81.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Winnie Mandela: Life in pictures

A veteran of the anti-apartheid struggle, Winnie Mandela died at the age of 81.

Winnie Mandela: Life in pictures

Al Jazeera Selects

Express Yourself: Changing Perceptions Through Art

A South African singer, an Indonesian photographer and a Somali filmmaker use their talents to challenge the status quo.

South Africa

South Africa activist Winnie Mandela dies

Uncompromising opponent of apartheid maintained ties with Nelson Mandela despite their divorce in 1996.

South Africa

Who was South Africa's Winnie Mandela?

A look back at the life of anti-apartheid campaigner and ex-wife of former South African president Nelson Mandela.

People & Power

South Africa Corruption Inc

Investigating a major scandal that exposes the corrupt relationship between business and politics in South Africa.

Reporter's Notebook

South Africa's mire of Gupta-linked corruption

The endgame to South Africa's largest post-apartheid corruption scandal appears to be playing itself out, but how did major multinational companies get drawn into this web of corruption?


Cape Town farmers laid off amid water crisis

About 30,000 seasonal farm workers have been laid off, with the threat of more layoffs if it does not rain soon.


Cape Town taps may be off soon due to drought

If that happens, Cape Town will become the first major city in the world to run out of water. Authorities say only substantial rainfall can fix the crisis.

South Africa

South Africa's Zuma to be charged with corruption

Charges announced by chief prosecutor against former president concern a $2.5bn arms deal made in the 1990s.

Ex-South Africa leader Jacob Zuma to face corruption charges


S Africa slams Australia visa plan for white farmers

Australia considers plan to fast track visas for South African white farmers so they can flee 'horrific circumstances'.

South Africa slams Australia visa plan for white farmers

Land grabs

Ramaphosa warns against land invasions

South Africa's Ramaphosa warns against land invasion

Ramaphosa warns against land invasions

South Africa

India carries out raids against Gupta brothers

Indian-born billionaire family accused of exploiting ties to former South African President Zuma to win state contracts.

India carries out raids against Gupta brothers


South Africa: Calls to ban apartheid-era symbol

History, offensive or hate crime? South Africa debates banning its old apartheid-era flag.